10 Nude Lipsticks That Prove Less Is More
Try as we might, it’s impossible to outgrow the ever-dependable nude lipstick. It was our first love—and first loves never die. This classic neutral can be whatever you want it to be: sexy, office-appropriate, or simply, super fresh.
Experiencing color fatigue? Reignite the flame with a hot new neutral that makes a statement all on its own. Here are 10 nude lipsticks to spice up your pretty pout!
1. Tory Burch’s Lip Colour in Pas Du Tout, P1,700
Could you pass up this beaut? Not at all! (That’s pas du tout in English, BTW.) Pas Du Tout was Tory Burch’s original signature lipstick before she branched out into a complete line. A classic, cool-toned, pinkish-nude hue, this baby that goes on sheer and complements most complexions.
2. L’Oréal Paris’ Moist Matte Lipstick in BP501 Peachy Brown, on sale at P320
Don’t be put off by the “brown” in the name—this color is more a cross between dusty rose and taupe. Peachy Brown is a rich and creamy neutral belonging to LP’s Moist Matte Collection, so it’ll swipe on smooth and never settle into the cracks and crevices of your lips.
3. Maybelline’s Velvet Matte Cream-to-Matte Lip Color in MAT12, P349
This star shade is favored by Filipinas for its flattering hue. With its pinkish undertones, MAT12 suits morenas, mestizas, and chinitas alike. See the swatch here.
4. Pink Sugar’s HD Lipstick in Naked, P299
Naked is a warm nude that can elevate your look in an instant. If you lean towards a barely-there pout for day to day, this one’s for you. Click here to see how it looks out of the tube.
5. NARS’ Satin Lip Pencil in Rikugien, P1,450
If precision and long-wear are what you’re after, Rikugien is worth every centavo. Not to mention, this rose-pink gives you the effortlessness of a nude lipstick with just a hint of neutral color. It’s a win-win situation!
6. OFRA’s Long Lasting Liquid Lipstick in Laguna Beach, P850
Depending on your skin tone, Laguna Beach will appear as a natural flesh tone or a dusty pink. Either way, it’s perfect for your no-makeup makeup look—especially if you’re a sucker for mattes!
7. Pili’s Lipstick in Latte, P605
Latte is a rosey-nude shade that hails from a line of local, eco-friendly lipsticks by PILI. Not to mention, it is full of good-for-you ingredients that reverse the aging process. Say Artillero dubbed it “a beautiful MLBB lip color.”
8. 3 Concept Eyes’ 3CE Lip Color in 101 Coco, on sale at P1,075
Hailing all the way from South Korea is 101 Coco, a youthful neutral with a satin finish. This peachy-nude isn’t just super-chic—its also created with ingredients that give your lips all the love they need.
9. L’Oréal Paris’ L’Extraordinaire Matte Lipstick in V102 Samaritaine Beige, on sale at P360
Take Samaritaine Beige out for a spin on a first date or drinks with your girlfriends. It’s a liquid matte nude with a hint of peach that exudes sweetness. Here’s how it looks on Shari Macainag.
10. Wet n’ Wild’s Mega Last Lip Color in In The Flesh, P299
In The Flesh is a tried-and-tested rosy-nude that looks good on everybody. Look!